Shippensburg Area SD School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Shippensburg Area SD School District serving 3,394 students in Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Pennsylvania state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Shippensburg Area SD School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Shippensburg Grace B Luhrs Univ Elementary School
    Shippensburg University, 1871
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717)477-1612

    Grades: K-5 | 126 students
  • Shippensburg James Burd Elementary School
    600 Brad Street
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717)530-2780

    Grades: K-3 | 492 students
  • Shippensburg Nancy Grayson Elementary School
    301 Lurgan Avenue
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717)530-2770

    Grades: K-3 | 449 students
  • Shippensburg Shippensburg Area Middle School
    101 Park Place
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717)530-2750

    Grades: 6-8 | 766 students
  • Shippensburg Shippensburg Area Senior High School
    201 Eberly Drive
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717)530-2730

    Grades: 9-12 | 1057 students
  • Shippensburg Shippensburg Intrm School
    601 Hollar Avenue
    Shippensburg, PA 17257
    (717)530-3189

    Grades: 4-5 | 504 students

Overview

School District NameShippensburg Area SD School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,394 students
# of Teachers204 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students1,688 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,706 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.25
# of American Indian Students13 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students59 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students173 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students135 students
% Black Students
4%
# of White Students2,931 students
% White Students
86%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students81 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:271
# of Students in 1st Grade:244
# of Students in 2nd Grade:230
# of Students in 3rd Grade:277
# of Students in 4th Grade:279
# of Students in 5th Grade:270
# of Students in 6th Grade:259
# of Students in 7th Grade:261
# of Students in 8th Grade:246
# of Students in 9th Grade:264
# of Students in 10th Grade:265
# of Students in 11th Grade:272
# of Students in 12th Grade:256
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Shippensburg Area SD School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 663 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shippensburg Area SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shippensburg Area SD School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Shippensburg Area SD School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,907 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,057. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,263 is less than the state average of $12,924. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$41 MM$19 MM
This chart display total revenue of Shippensburg Area SD School District and average revenue for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$39 MM$19 MM
This chart display total spending of Shippensburg Area SD School District and average spending for each school distric in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,907$13,057
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Shippensburg Area SD School District and average revenue per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,263$12,924
This chart display average spending per public school student in Shippensburg Area SD School District and average spending per public school student in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Shippensburg Area SD School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.25, which is lower than the Pennsylvania average of 0.27. The most diverse school in the district is James Burd Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Pennsylvania or national school diversity statistics.